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Welcome to 

Shoreline Family Medicine

This independent medical practice was established by Dr. Powell in 2001 with the goal of providing quality medical care for the residents of Norton Shores and its' surrounding communities along the shoreline.

While pursuing excellence in medical services, we have also succeeded in creating a comfortable and friendly environment for individuals, young families and grandparents. 

Our Mission

To maximize health and enhance quality of life in the patients and community that we serve.  

Our Vision

To faithfully serve our patient community by providing excellence in comprehensive health care services with the same degree of passion that we would for our own families. 

Our Team

We care about your health

Dr. Matthew N. Powell

Dr. Powell was born in Union Lake, Michigan.  In 1986, he received a Bachelor Degree in Science Education from Grace College in Winona Lake, Indiana.  In 1994 he received his Bachelor Degree in Human Biology from the National University of Health Services. That same year, he received his Doctorate of Chiropractic Medicine from the National College of Chiropractic. In 1998, he obtained his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. In 2001 he completed his Family Medicine Residency at MSU/Mercy General Health Partners. He is Board Certified in Family Medicine (ACOFP). He continues to be a Family Medicine trainer for MSU-COM students. He is an active member in the AOA, MOA, and member and past president of the Western Michigan Osteopathic Association. 

Thomas LaNore, PA-C

Tom received a Bachelor Degree in Business Administration from Ferris State University in Big Rapids, Michigan. He then earned a Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in Biomedical Science.  He attended Grand Valley State University in Allendale, Michigan, where he earned his Masters of Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS). He is certified in Primary Care and Surgery.

Anita Buckner, MSN, FNP-BC

Anita began her career in the medical field in 1986.  She received her Associates of Science in Nursing from Muskegon Community College, then transferred to Ohio University for her Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She obtained her Master of Science in Nursing at Chamberlain School of Nursing Family Nurse Practitioner Specialty Track. She is a member of the American Association of Nurses as well as the American Association of Nurse Practitioners.

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